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Frankie’s World

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FORMAT: Paperback PRICE: £8.99 PAGES: 272 Pages PUBLICATION DATE: 06/01/2022 ISBN: 9780702307355

Frankie’s World

Aoife Dooley

Scholastic

How do you fit in and stand out when you feel different to everyone around you?

Twelve-year-old Frankie knows she’s not like anyone else in her class: she’s different, but she can’t quite figure out why. Is it the new freckle on her nose, or the fact she’s small for her age? Or that she has to go to the hospital sometimes? Everyone else seems to think she’s weird too, and they make fun of her at school. Frankie’s dad left when she was a baby – maybe he was different too? It would explain why she always feels like an alien. So she and her best friend, Sam, embark on a mission to track him down.

Selling Points

  • A graphic novel like no other, told with humour, heart and a unique perspective on autism. Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier.
  • Themes based on Aoife's real-life experiences, which makes a graphic novel with an own voices difference.
  • Aoife is an extraordinary writing and illustrating talent from Dublin.
  • Exploring topics of school, friendship, bullying, family, fitting in and autism.